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Auction 179, Lot 813

"Carte de l'Archipel de St. Lazare ou les Isles Marianes, sur les Cartes du P. Alonso Lopez et le Memoire du P Morales Jesuites Espagnols Missionaires...", Bellin, Jacques Nicolas

Subject: Mariana Islands

Period: 1752 (dated)

Publication: Histoire Generale des Voyages

Color: Hand Color

6.1 x 8.8 inches
15.5 x 22.4 cm

Attractive chart of the Mariana Islands includes an inset of Guam with its harbors, rivers, mountains. Adorned with a fleur-de-lys and rhumb lines.


Condition: A

A sharp impression on a bright sheet of watermarked paper with a few minute worm holes and marginal soiling.

Estimate: $80 - $95


Closed on 9/16/2020